Karen G. Giesen

As an adjunct professor in Educational Ministries and Leadership, Dr. Karen Giesen (MABS, 1998; MACE, 2000; DMin, 2008) mentors and advises students who take classes in Houston. Dr. Giesen has served as Director of Christian Education for her inner city, multi-racial, economically diverse church. Her numerous published articles include a Kindred Spirit profile of J. Dwight Pentecost which received a national award from the Evangelical Press Association.

Ministry
Aug 21, 2017
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Eduardo’s Story: The Fire, the Gang, the Ministry The flash of a raging apartment fire forged the physical and emotional marks of Eduardo Perez’s life. When his mom pulled his three-month-old body out of the flames, he had...
Stories
Jul 21, 2016
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Ikki Soma: Leading a Multicultural Church Against the Odds F irst-time visitors to City of Refuge Church in Houston, Texas, are often taken aback by its diversity. At a time when still only 5 percent of American Protestant...
Article
Apr 13, 2015
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Chaplain Bill Bryan Retires After 30 Years of Service to the DTS Family Our beloved Chaplain Bill Bryan is retiring in May 2015 after 30 years of faithful ministry to DTS students, faculty, staff, and alumni.
Stories
Apr 1, 2010
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. GiesenSandra GlahnSandra Glahn
A Prof Like No Other When Howard G. Hendricks met his sixth-grade teacher, she said, "I've heard a lot about you. But I don't believe a word of it." Those words changed his life. Eventually he tracked...
Bible
Feb 25, 2010
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Encourage One Another Adjunct professor in Christian Education and associate director of the Houston Extension, Dr. Karen Giesen brings us a message about the life of Barnabas which inspires us to...
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
An Enduring Ministry: The Life and Times of J. Dwight Pentecost A quick check of Seminary records confirms that J. Dwight Pentecost (ThM, 1941; ThD, 1956) could be described with ads stating, “Most students who take one course from Dr. P. go...
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Prof, n.: The Story of Howard Hendricks “Like Solomon, Churchill, Elvis, Madonna, and Hillary, Howard G. Hendricks has reached the status of being recognized by a one-word name. In this case it’s...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Trust the Text

Dan Wallace (ThM, 1979; PhD, 1995), Dallas Seminary professor and founder of the Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts, has staked his life on the reliability of the...